Posting Number: F001353 Academic Title: Assistant Professor Rank: Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Discipline Social Sciences Specialty: Comparative Politics Contract Type: Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2019 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:
I. RECRUITMENT PLAN
The Department of Political Science invites applications for a tenure-track position in Comparative Politics at the rank of assistant professor. This position is pending final budgetary approval.Specific Duties and Responsibilities: Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must have an active, theoreticallyoriented research agenda as evidenced by working papers or publications, and be able to teach graduate and undergraduate courses as indicated by research presentations and/or teaching assessments. The Department expects applicants to have strong substantive and methodological training, as demonstrated by completed coursework, but has no preferred methodological approach. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or doctoral degree in Political Science or a related field. ABDs will be considered but must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. by the date of appointment.Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Other Benefits: Other Information:
The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply.Special Instructions to Applicants:
To apply please complete an online faculty application and upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching/research interest (including a summary of teaching evaluations, if available), and sample publications. In addition, please send at least three letters of recommendation to [email protected] Review of applications will begin on 09/17/2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:
The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/54882
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Will you complete all of the requirements for your Ph.D. in Political Science or a related field by the date of appointment?
- * Do you have an active, theoretically-oriented research agenda as evidenced by working papers or publications?
- * Are you able to to teach graduate and undergraduate courses as indicated by research presentations and/or teaching assessments?
- * Do you have strong substantive and methodological training, as demonstrated by completed coursework?
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Sample Publications
- Statement of Teaching and Research Interest
- Course Evaluations or Summaries